Go Back To School With ViewSonic All-In-One PC TV
Widescreen Display Packs More Performance and Value Into Dorm Rooms
WALNUT, Calif. , Aug.15, 2006 – Perfect for small budgets and tight spaces, ViewSonic® Corporation’s 20-inch widescreen LCD TV provides “two for the price of one” value with its ability to support entertainment and PC applications. Priced under $500, the N2060w is an ideal solution for dorms, dens and recreational vehicles where watching television and movies needs to take place in the same space as Internet surfing, term-paper writing and instant messaging.
“Back-to-school spending is predicted to reach $17.6 billion this year1 and PCs and televisions are expected to top every freshman’s shopping list,” said Jeff Volpe, vice president of marketing, ViewSonic. “The multifunctional N2060w enables students and consumers alike to experience the digital world while saving time, money and space.”
Whether compiling Internet research, doing homework or catching up on soap operas, the N2060w provides vivid colors, crisp text and sharp life-like images with 450 nits of brightness (typ), a 1366x768 resolution and a 700:1 contrast ratio (typ). In addition, a fast 8 millisecond response time (typ) minimizes image lagging and ghosting to support motion video and high-speed gaming.
The display’s NTSC tuner, along with multiple connectivity features—including composite, component (YPbPr) and S-Video—enable simple connection to local television stations, PCs, cable, game consoles, DVD players and camcorders. Compatibility with HDTV (480i, 480p, 720p and 1080i) and progressive scan DVD players, along with an advanced processor with reverse 3:2 pull down and 3D motion adaptive comb filter, combine to deliver a consistent, high-quality digital visual experience.
Available now for an estimated street price of $499, the N2060w will be sold through authorized ViewSonic resellers, distributors and mail order. It is backed by a one-year limited warranty on parts, labor and backlight and is eligible for ViewSonic’s optional Express Exchange® program, which guarantees a replacement unit within 48 hours, where service is available. An optional two-year extended warranty is also available. ViewSonic offers toll-free technical support, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, excluding major U.S. holidays. For more information or images of ViewSonic LCD TVs, or to locate an authorized ViewSonic dealer, visit www.viewsonic.com/lcdtv or call 800.888.8583.
ViewSonic® Corp., a worldwide leader in visual display products, offers comprehensive display solutions for today’s business, education and consumer electronics markets. The company’s products have won more than 2,000 awards globally from independent publications and organizations.
Headquartered in Walnut, Calif. , ViewSonic was founded in 1987 and is a privately held corporation. For further information, please contact ViewSonic Corp. at tel: 800.888.8583 or 909.869.7976; fax: 909.468.3736; or www.ViewSonic.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements, including all statements relating to the performance expectations of ViewSonic products, business opportunities or financial performance. These statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to be materially different than expectations. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, ViewSonic’s dependence on third-party manufacturers; its need to maintain and expand its sales channels; market acceptance of ViewSonic’s products; general industry trends, including cyclical trends in the PC and visual display industries; and the impact of competitive products and pricing alternatives. Investors are advised to read ViewSonic’s Form 10 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, particularly the section entitled “Factors that May Affect ViewSonic’s Business and Financial Results.”
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1 National Retail Federation survey published in TWICE, “Back-To-School CE Sales Expected To Soar,” Alan Wolf, July 19, 2006
Specifications and pricing subject to change without notice. Selections, offers and programs may vary by country; see your ViewSonic representative for complete details. Prices in U.S. dollars.
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